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Joseph, Morris David (1848–1930), Jewish minister and theologian, was born on 28 May 1848 at 17 Green Street, Long Acre, London, one of the seven children (four girls and three boys) of David Joseph and his wife, Amelia Levi. The son of a schoolmaster who was also the minister of ...

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Levison, Mordechai Gumpel Schnaber [pseud. George Levison] (1741–1797), physician and theologian, was born in Germany. He studied rabbinics in Berlin with the distinguished Talmudist David Fraenkel as a young man, before departing for London in 1771. He was drawn to England by the wonderful opportunity for a young foreign-born Jew to study at the medical course of the famous surgeon and physiologist ...

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Tang, Abraham ben Naphtali [Abraham Abrahams] (d. 1792), theologian and historian, was probably born in London. He was the grandson of Abraham ben Moses Taussig Neungreschel (thus the acronym Tang), a Prague rabbi who died in 1699. His son Naphtali left Prague...